Another achievement has been made by students of Accounting in Faculty of Economics and Business Universitas Gadjah Mada. The team consisting of Edwin Adisasmita Indriantoro, Ikhsan Brilianto, and Puspita Dwiajeng Brilianthi won the Paper Competition 2015 on 7 March that had the theme Free from Corruption Economy 2015, hosted by Faculty of Economics and Business UGM. Their paper entitled The Importance of Enhancement of Internal System Controlling in Corruption Eradication in Yogyakarta was supervised by Irwan Taufik Ritonga, Ph.D.
Edwin said the participants started with an abstract, followed by a full paper, presentation and debate in front of the jury.
“There were 99 abstracts being sent to the committee of which 15 best abstracst were selected by the jury,” said Edwin on Tuesday (17/3).
UGM’s Accounting Department Head, Mahfud Sholihin, Ph.D, extended his appreciation and pride. He expected the alumni to be able to become leaders that are not corrupted and able to prevent corruption.
“Maybe this is the results of the AACSB (Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business) accreditation for the Faculty of Economics and Business UGM that priorities ethics mainstreaming,” said Mahfud.
Paper competition 2015 is a national contest, joined by private and state universities in Indonesia, including Universitas Indonesia, Universitas Brawijaya, Universitas Udayana, Universitas Muhammadiyah Yogyakarta, Institut Pertanian Bogor, Universitas Airlangga, Universitas Sebelas Maret, Universitas Padjajaran, Universitas Riau, Universitas Tanjungpura, and Universitas Hasanuddin.